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Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Chocolate Cake Pincushion


This Chocolate Cake Pincushion is in a recent quilting magazine. I decided to make one for my friend, Sara's retirement gift. I made the apron in the previous post and thought a pin cushion was an appropriate gift. She is a home economics teacher (now called Family and Consumer Sciences) and of course, cooking and sewing were an important part of her job. As a chocolate lover she can now cook in her "Chocolate Lovers Apron" and use her Chocolate Cake Pincushion in her sewing.
I have not stuffed the pincushion yet. They recommend crushed walnut hulls from the pet store. I'll go there tomorrow.


Happy retirement Sara.

2 comments:

Tere said...

How pretty!

Norma Soulet (AZArtist) said...

Pam,
Your friend,Sara will be very happy with the Apron and the Chocolate Lover's Pincushion. :)
I love them both.